Located in Waterloo, Iowa, Pretty Good Co. is a design studio that provides letterpress prints, custom invitations, and other wedding items. Owners, Annie and Brandon Alvaro, share a love for graphic design and high-quality printed goods, and are passionate about creating one-of-a-kind card products. Their specialty in vintage presses and finishing details are made to match each couple’s unique style and ideal wedding theme.
From business cards and branding to packaging and stationery, Pretty Good Co. is dedicated to crafting thoughtful, quality custom letterpress printing.
Pretty Good Co. provides in-person consultations, as a chance for you to create a fully customized design. Whether you already have a design in mind, or are just at the beginning, the creative team will be happy to work with you. Other than invitations, the team can provide imprinted napkins, menus, programs, and many other personalized items. From thermographic designs to foil-stamped details, they will strive to give you a finished product to be proud of.
2 Reviews for Pretty Good Co.
Recommended by 100% of couples
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Maggie W. · Married on 10/31/2020
Can't say enough good things about Pretty Good Co.!
For our invites, we came to Annie and Brandon with an idea and about 6 different layouts we liked. They took our vision and made it better than we could have expected! They are very creative and talented and we couldn't say enough great things! We loved our wedding invites so much we came back for programs and even a matching stamp for our thank yous! I promise you won't be disappointed with Pretty Good Co.!Sent on 01/17/2021
Nicole S. · Married on 04/17/2021
Great local business to work with
I loved working with Annie at Pretty Good Co for all of our wedding printing needs! She helped design our save the dates, invitations, ceremony programs, and thank you notes. We also had her address our envelopes and do the return address as well. It was a very pretty presentation, and it saved us a ton of time! I loved the option to do digital printing or letterpress printing. We did both!Sent on 05/02/2021
Team of Pretty Good Co.
Annie is the press operator extraordinaire at Pretty Good Co. She discovered letterpress printing while studying graphic design and never looked back. After working and learning at several printing companies, she finally took the plunge and started her own shop in her hometown in the Cedar Valley. Annie works alongside her husband, Brandon, where they are often found laughing at their own dumb inside jokes and creating custom pieces of art for their customers
Brandon is a designer and illustrator, building brands, packaging, and solutions for a range of clients before starting Pretty Good Co with Annie. His great loves include: typography, printmaking, and comic zines (and also Annie). A California transplant to the midwest, Brandon is still unable to cope with the winters.